Portrait of a Lady

Portrait of a Lady



Hugh Douglas Hamilton (1740-1808)
Portrait of a Lady

Half-length turned to the left, wearing a black dress and white bonnet
Pastel over pencil on laid paper
Oval 25 by 19.8 cm., 9 3/4 by 7 3/4 in.

Anonymous sale, James Adam, Dublin, 29th September 2004, lot 20, one of three

It has been suggested that this is a portrait of Viscountess St Leger, nee Mary Berry